This spring we featured a “reasons why Pittsburgh is the greatest city in the world.” We compiled nine more reasons why we just adore our wonderful city. Just in case you needed a reminder, or wanted to send this to anyone thinking about moving to the ‘burgh, here are more reasons Pittsburgh is just so incredibly wonderful.
1. Foodies love us
It’s true, Smart Asset named us the fourth best city for foodies and said we’re climbing the culinary charts too!
2. People want to vacation here
Believe it or not, Pittsburgh is becoming a must-see travel destination. In fact, Harper’s Bazaar named us number four out of the 17 best places to travel in 2017.
3. You can retire early here
Nope, those gloom and doom stories of Gen Xers and Millennials having to work forever are erased here in the ‘burgh. Forbes called us one of the 10 best cities to retire early.
4. Pets love us
Pittsburgh was named one of the best cities to travel with pets. Even Fido loves us!
5. We’re not your grandma’s city anymore
Of course we are a city for all ages, but did you know Niche ranked us the 31st best city in America for Millennials?
6. If you’re into science and math, we’re the city for you
WalletHub rated us the 10th best metro area for STEM professionals.
7. We’re the 2nd best city for football fans (but we consider ourselves the first)
While this is great and all but we’d like to know how Green Bay beat us?!
8. We aren’t just for the suburbs anymore
Patch.com rated us top on a list where the downtown area is making a comeback.
9. Our museums are the real deal
USA Today voted the Children’s Museum here one of the 10 best for families.